The fourth of twelve chapters of a DVD I produced from footage I took of a wedding in the South East of Turkey. The wedding took place in the town of Batman, where I was invited to stay with my friend's family. I'm very grateful to the Sonmezsoy family for their warm hospitality and letting me film in such intimate settings. This chapter of the video is traditional dancing on the first day of the wedding. We are in front of the groom's parents' home. In this one you see me dancing, look for the... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: wedding, Batman, Kurd, Kurdish, Turkey, Turkish, Turk, dancing
This is the story of Ahmed’s heart. Ahmed was a Palestinian boy who lived in Jenin in the West Bank. In November, 2005, the 12-year old Ahmed was shot by an Israeli sniper. Ahmed’s parents decided to donate their son’s heart to Israel. The film is also about Samah, the Israeli girl who now lives with Ahmed’s heart. Ahmed’s parents says that the donation was made in the spirit of ‘Salam’ (peace) with Israel and that their son lives on through this girl. A gift can transform and... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topic: "Palestine","wall","barrier","Israel","jew",&quo..